Friday, May 20, 2022

Vision Becomes Reality

The drawing of a veterans’ monument honoring those deployed in the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars has become a tangible structure.
The formal dedication will be on Saturday, May 14, 2022, at 10:00 AM.

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Recycle Old Electronics AND Donate to Local Charities

An Electronics Recycling Event will be on Saturday, May 14th, in the St. Mary’s church parking lot from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM. They’ll take a wide variety of electronic gear, such as computers, laptops, flat screen TV’s and monitors, blenders, alarm clock/radios, fans, lamps, hair dryers, irons, vacuum cleaners, CD players, DVD players, electric drills, digital cameras, GPS systems, cellphones, tablets, printers, gaming consoles, and more.

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Holliston Happenings: Week of May 8 – 14, 2022

Mother’s Day starts our busy week and then it’s Town Meeting that starts at 7:00pm Monday evening. A minimum of100 registered voters are needed to conduct the Town’s business. Childcare will be provided at the High School during Town Meeting night(s).

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Civics Sunday: Meet the Candidates – School Committee and Planning Board

Meet two candidates for election to the School Committee and one candidate for the Planning Board in this week’s edition of Civics Sunday.

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Holliston Governance Committee – Select Board Size – Update #3

Governance Committee Chair Sam Tyler shares more information regarding the number of members on a town’s Select Board.

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Friends of Holliston Trails Announces $45,000 Matching Fundraising Campaign in Support of Blair Square Redevelopment Project

The town-appointed Blair Square Committee has been working with the community for the past four years to design improvements to Blair Square, intended to enhance the usability of the area. With the plan set, the Committee is identifying funding sources for the project.

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Nature’s Spring Beauty

We are pleased to present our readers with another photo essay from Malini Rao, a Holliston amateur photographer who captures nature so well. We hope you enjoy your “walk” around Holliston with Malini! Happy Mother’s Day to all.

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The Maternal Gift – A Poem

Mr. Doug Brown shares a poem in honor of mothers and the everlasting gift they give us.

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Library Trustees Meet

The Holliston Library Trustees met remotely Wednesday (5.4.22) evening, welcoming Mareourn Bo Yai (below Left), a resident who is running for the vacant Trustees’ position, opened as Bob Ostrow completes his term. Two members, Gwenyth Swain and Kristy Wiwzcar, are presently Trustees seeking re-election.

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Holliston Fire Chief Presents at National Conference

More than one hundred attendees gathered at the Ridgeline Hotel in Estes Park, Colorado from April 26-28 for the 26th Annual Colorado Risk Reduction Network Conference of the Rockies. This conference is known to feature speakers from across the US with a wide range of knowledge and information; designed to bring topics which empower Community Risk Reduction (CRR) professionals and similarly minded emergency responders and private industry leaders to become better risk reduction resources in the field.

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Read with Aesop’s:  May Selection

Throughout the month of May, our country celebrates the contributions and influence of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders on our culture and history. Here at Aesop’s, that translates into books!  This month, we invite you to read Beasts of a Little Land by Juhea Kim and travel to twentieth-century Korea during Japanese occupation, World War II, and the rise of Communism.

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Holliston Young People Take to the Streets . . .

. . . for two good reasons! On Sunday, May 1st, the Holliston Youth Baseball Association hosted a parade as part of its opening day festivities. This annual tradition returned after a hiatus thanks to a pandemic. On Star Wars Day (May the Fourth Be with You), Holliston students joined others across the Commonwealth on Walk, Ride, Roll to School Day. Below are some photos capturing these events.

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